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Greater Rochester Intl Airport, Rochester, N.Y.

According to the Regional Airline Association, which considers most local traffic to be regional, approximately 74.7% of departures were on regional carriers.

During June, 2009, a total of 121,715 passengers embarked on 2,175 regularly scheduled flights. About 26% of departures (carrying 48% of passengers) were operated by major airlines or other carriers operating large jets, while about 74% of departures (carrying 52% of passengers) were on regional carriers.

Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

Carriers operating at Greater Rochester Intl Airport - June, 2009 traffic

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Operator Flights Passengers Average seats
per plane
Avg.
Occupancy
AirTran Airways Corporation 215 23,846 123.5 89.8 %
JetBlue Airways 202 16,665 115.1 71.7 %
Expressjet Airlines Inc. 298 12,802 50 85.9 %
Air Wisconsin Airlines Corp 318 11,482 50 72.2 %
Delta Air Lines Inc. 58 7,376 141.9 89.6 %
United Air Lines Inc. 61 6,532 122.6 87.4 %
Mesaba Airlines 91 4,536 58 85.9 %
American Eagle Airlines Inc. 94 4,255 50 90.5 %
Piedmont Airlines 191 4,208 37 59.5 %
Atlantic Southeast Airlines 62 4,180 70 96.3 %
Comair Inc. 108 4,099 50 75.9 %
Colgan Air 142 4,085 49.2 58.5 %
Trans States Airlines 81 3,541 50 87.4 %
US Airways Inc. 31 3,489 124 90.8 %
Pinnacle Airlines Inc. 59 2,565 50 86.9 %
Mesa Airlines Inc. 35 1,594 50 91.1 %
Chautauqua Airlines Inc. 4 181 50 90.5 %
GoJet Airlines, LLC d/b/a United Express 4 162 66 61.4 %
Continental Air Lines Inc. 1 104 160 65 %
Shuttle America Corp. 2 101 70 72.1 %
Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of Bureau of Transportation Statistics T100 domestic carriers systemwide segment database

INCIDENTS AND ACCIDENTS NEAR GREATER ROCHESTER INTL AIRPORT

NO RECORD OF INCIDENTS AND ACCIDENTS NEAR GREATER ROCHESTER INTL AIRPORT

Source: Investigative Reporting Workshop analysis of National Transportation Safety Board accident database system (ADMS2000), last updated Jan 1, 2010